Pillars: Philanthropy News
17 July 2019

First $100M-Plus Fundraising Year in UVA Darden History Powers New Scholarships, Faculty, Facilities

Darden announced an all-time record for fundraising in a fiscal year, with $123 million in total philanthropic impact from $103 million in new commitments and $20 million in matching funds.

13 May 2019

UVA Darden Partners With McGowan Fund, Opening New Fellowship Opportunity for Students

Through the new partnership, a rising Second Year full-time MBA student at Darden will be selected as a McGowan Fellow each year and receive a full-tuition scholarship.

30 April 2019

UVA Darden Announces Alumni Leadership for Historic Fundraising Campaign

The newly appointed leaders will drive Darden’s Powered by Purpose campaign, which is in support of the University of Virginia’s $5 billion campaign publicly launching 11–13 October 2019.

25 April 2019

Toward a More Inclusive Community: UVA Darden Student Receives Inaugural Award for Global Leadership

The Darden School community came together on 25 April for the presentation of a new recognition: the inaugural Lemuel E. Lewis Bicentennial Award for Global Leadership.

22 April 2019

3 UVA Darden Students Receive Genovese Fellowships

Three members of the Class of 2020 received fellowships that will cover the cost of their Second Year at the Darden School, thanks to philanthropic support from alumnus Frank Genovese (MBA '74)

19 April 2019

Coogan Family Establishes First Full Darden Bicentennial Professors Fund

Through $6.5 million in impact, Bill Coogan (MBA ’82) and his family have created both a Bicentennial Professorship and Bicentennial Scholarship at Darden.